Nordic Music Days – Call For Scores, Helsinki 2018

Call for scores. The Nordic Music Days 2018 will be held in Helsinki under the theme of Unity. "In the world that is cracking into segments, the Nordic Music Days 2018 is looking for unity. In an age when cultural and political divisions between people get ever deeper, art music cannot go hiding in a … Continue reading Nordic Music Days – Call For Scores, Helsinki 2018

Happy 90th birthday to Jon Nordal

Jon Nordal composer celebrated his 90th birthday last weekend. Jon has made an important contribution to Icelandic musical life as a composer, pianist, teacher and as director of the Reykjavik College of Music from 1957 to 1992. He was one of the founders of Musica Nova, a forum for the performance of contemporary music, and … Continue reading Happy 90th birthday to Jon Nordal